Literature and Fiction ebooks
File Size: 858 KB
Print Length: 176 pages
Publisher: Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy (December 30, 2014)
Publication Date: December 30, 2014
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
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Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
A far-future Moby-Dick by the author of Schismatrix: A desperate addict on a bleak, arid planet boards a whaling vessel to hunt the drug he craves.The powerful narcotic syncophine, commonly known as Flare, comes from only one source: the oil of the gargantuan whale-like beasts that swim the dust sea of Nullaqua. It was John Newhouse’s addiction to the substance that made him a dealer and forced hi...
Involution Ocean reviews:
Sadly none of the current reviews do this work justice. This short novel, is a work of genius, original and absolutely brilliant. Few writers have the kind of creativity that Sterling shows in his w...